Why Successful Kids Should Know How to Really Use Computers

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I read this article – Kids can’t use computers… and this is why it should worry you – this morning and felt it hit a point straight on… while we have children who use a computer everyday, they really do not know what they are doing, how it is working and could get themselves into … Read more

How Single or Dual Parenting Affects Early Brain Development | TIME.com

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An article over on Time.com’s blog has some very interesting research and study facts. To start: Extensive studies involving mice and rats showed that early life experiences could have profound effects on intellectual, emotional and social development. Negative parenting environments can affect the stress response in young pups, and make them hypervigilant to threats, while … Read more

School Stop Smoking Programs for Teens Seem to Work

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A study, published with the Cochrane Collaboration, an international organization that evaluates medical research, took a look at a conglomeration of studies and research on high school and middle school based ‘stop smoking’ programs. It seems the programs that not only taught kids and teens about the health risks of smoking but also life skills … Read more